Ngalula Sandrine Mubenga
Founder and CEO, SMIN Power Group
Dr. Ngalula Sandrine Mubenga is passionate about finding renewable energy solutions so people can better their lives. She is currently teaching as a tenure track faculty at the College of Engineering at the University of Toledo where she researches a Bilevel equalizer for Li-ion batteries. For her masters degree, she hybridized an electric vehicle by integrating a fuel cell. Mrs. Mubenga is a registered Professional Engineer(Ohio). Since 2011, she is the founder and CEO of SMIN Power Group, a company that designs and installs renewable energy systems in USA and DRC.
Since 2017, she is a Member of the Board of Directors at the Société Nationale d’ Eléctricité (DRC). She chaired the 2017 IEEE PES & IAS PowerAfrica Conference. She received the 2017 Continental Award for Manufacturing and Engineering Sector - Africa Most Influential Women in Business (CEO Magazine), and the 2010 IEEE Toledo Young Engineer of the Year Award.
Session: Discovering Africa’s Brightest Innovators
Date: 27 March 2018